Lipids, cardiovascular disease, and oral contraceptives: a practical perspective.

@article{Upton1990LipidsCD,
  title={Lipids, cardiovascular disease, and oral contraceptives: a practical perspective.},
  author={G. Virginia Upton},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={1990},
  volume={53 1},
  pages={1-12}
}
Figure 9 is an attempt to summate the influences of life-style on lipid parameters. Based on the work of Nikkila, it shows the source of the production of HDL and LDL, the factors that can affect these lipoprotein levels, and where in the cascade of lipoprotein metabolism these factors exert influence. The source of HDL production is the liver and the… CONTINUE READING